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It's been at least 5 yrs. Since I've had my gallbladder taken out and I am constantly bloating no matter what I eat and upper abdominal pain. I've had an endoscopy done a few years ago and found nothing. I've been told it could be ibs, gluten, or lactose

It's been at least 5 yrs. Since I've had my gallbladder taken out and I am constantly bloating no matter what I eat and upper abdominal pain. I've had an endoscopy done a few years ago and found nothing. I've been told it could be ibs, gluten, or lactose

IBS: Most likely it is IBS. In one hand your digestive system telling you there is food I do not like and that why I am acting this way. You jerk ignoring the message and keep going from doctor to doctor for medicine to force your body to accept what you like. Listen to your body and avoid eating the food that it does not like even if you like it. Listen to your body ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more


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I have severe abdomen pain/bloating along with rectal pain and pressure. Had CT that showed mild messentary stranding. Pain is worsening. Any ideas?

I have severe abdomen pain/bloating along with rectal pain and pressure. Had CT that showed mild messentary stranding. Pain is worsening. Any ideas?

Nonspecific: Mesenteric stranding can be seen as a result of spread of infection from adjacent bowel (diverticulitis/inflammatory bowel disease/appendicitis), fibrosis (scarring) from previous infection/inflammation, spread of bowel tumor into the mesentery, an unexplained process called sclerosing mesenteritis, and other causes. Consider seeing a GI doctor. ...Read more

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Upper abdomen pain. Bloating and pressure - especially when sitting. Laying down feels better. Can now feel a little cramping in lower abdomen.?

Upper abdomen pain. Bloating and pressure - especially when sitting. Laying down feels better. Can now feel a little cramping in lower abdomen.?

Belly pain: You give me too little information. How old are you? What meds do you take? Had this before?

Sounds like cramps perhaps with menses? Trust you are not pregnant. Recommend you see Dr if not better. ...Read more

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I have had stomach aches, abdominal bloating and farthing as long as I can remember. What's the problem with me?

I have had stomach aches, abdominal bloating and farthing as long as I can remember. What's the problem with me?

Your symptoms may: Suggest hyperacidity, gastritis/ stomach irritation, gallbladder/pancreatic problems etc & drinking alcohol can definitely contribute to it. Consider cutting down on the booze. Otc ppi/omeprazole and antacids/maalox, peptobismol may help. Seek medical help for reassurance. Take care! ...Read more

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I am experiencing upper abdominal pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, abdominal discomfort, fatigue and abdominal pain (all over) (severity: mil...

I am experiencing upper abdominal pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, abdominal discomfort, fatigue and abdominal pain (all over) (severity: mil...

Doctor can evaluate: Many things are in the upper abdomen: stomach, pancreas, liver, small intestine, gall bladder, large intestine, abdominal muscles, etc... An exam by a primary care doctor can help figure things out. Pain in the right upper abdomen, especially with symptoms that occur after eating, can be due to gallstones or other gall bladder disease. A doctor can evaluate for gall bladder or other problems. ...Read more

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I occasionally get really bad upper abdominal pain and bloating. Sometimes so bad I have to go to the ER. They test for certain things and come back a?

Upper abdominal pain: Pain referred to the upper abdomen may come from multiple sites.
Acute MI, pericarditis, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, gastro – duodenal disease, gallbladder, pancreas, aorta, internal or abdominal wall hernia, intermittent volvulus,
etc.
you require a good physical examination, and a contrast follow-up G.I. study, preferable one as control, and during an acute event to rule out some of the abov ...Read more

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I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness after a meal, upper abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort on right side and into back.

I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness after a meal, upper abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort on right side and into back.

Bloating: Please see your doctor to rule out medical conditions or identify them. Consider a multi-strain probiotic and food sensitivity testing. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Gallbladder removed, history of C-Diff + Chronic Cholcystitis, bile ducts Symptoms continue, Upper Abdominal pain, bloating. What could it be?

Gallbladder removed, history of C-Diff + Chronic Cholcystitis, bile ducts Symptoms continue, Upper Abdominal pain, bloating. What could it be?

Too complex: That situation is too complex to analyzing analyze in 400 characters. If you'd like, set up a consult on Healthtap concierge, and I will be happy to work through things for you, to see if I can help. Good luck. ...Read more

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I see a specialist in 2 weeks. Bloating after eating very little, nausea, upper abdominal pain. Happening for 4 weeks. Please say may not be cancer?

I see a specialist in 2 weeks. Bloating after eating very little, nausea, upper abdominal pain. Happening for 4 weeks. Please say may not be cancer?

Bloating after eat: At your age it would be most likely a stomach issue such as gastritis or an ulcer before it would be ca. But you really need to get it checked since all of those issues are serious. The other possibility is a development of an intolerance to wheat products. If all checks out ok you should try a gluten free diet. Keep us posted! ...Read more

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I experience severe bloating, constipation, upper abdominal pain, nausea, heartburn and reflux. Please help. It's terrible waking up with the abdominal pain and excessive bloating. I've been asked "how far along are you? " a couple of times

I experience severe bloating, constipation, upper abdominal pain, nausea, heartburn and reflux. Please help. It's terrible waking up with the abdominal pain and excessive bloating. I've been asked "how far along are you? " a couple of times

See a doctor: Hi, you need to have an abdominal X-ray, ultrasound of your abdomen and a gastroscope to look a your oesophagus, stomach and the first part of small intestine. Hope you get to the bottom of it ...Read more

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Night sweats, upper abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, near fainting with cold sweats, extreme wind, pain in upper back, tiredness. Female 41?

Night sweats, upper abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, near fainting with cold sweats, extreme wind, pain in upper back, tiredness. Female 41?

Get evaluated: Proceed to emergency room or your primary if you can get in same day. The sweats and near fainting demand attention. You will likely need intravenous fluids, imaging and some type of intervention. Don't wait. ...Read more

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I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right), abdominal mass, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen and side pain. I have a round mass on left low or mid side when coughing. I cant really bend my abdomen is in the way and painful?

I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right), abdominal mass, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen and side pain. I have a round mass on left low or mid side when coughing. I cant really bend my abdomen is in the way and painful?

Need Medical checkup: If you suspect any mass in your abdomen which is causing pain, you should have a medical check up. Go see your doctor immediately and have a medical examination. A CT scan of the abdomen is a good test to check for any suspected abdominal mass or lumps in the abdomen. If there is a lump, it will require further testing to find the cause. ...Read more

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After I eat I get upper abdominal pain, bloating, bubbles in stomach, lots of air, nauseas, sometimes spew. Losing weight fast. Bloods say allergies.

After I eat I get upper abdominal pain, bloating, bubbles in stomach, lots of air, nauseas, sometimes spew. Losing weight fast. Bloods say allergies.

Celiac, gallbladder: You are female thirty years old and note difficulty after eating. Sometime you vomit (spew). You may need to be checked for celiac. There is a panel of blood tests. Also you may need to be concerned about your gallbladder. Start with a check up to your doctor. Record what make your better or worse and your doctor will help. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing alteration of bowel habits, a lot of bloating and flatulence, along with (upper) abdominal pain for 3-4 months. Is this IBS?

Can be. Consult UR: Doctor for definitive diagnosis that depends on a complete history, physical exam and syptomatology. We can't diagnose on this forum, since we are not given the full patient information. However, your PCP can help you best! ...Read more

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I fear I have liver damage upper abdominal pain, sore mucles, constipation, diareah bloating have been drinking every night for over a month help!

I fear I have liver damage upper abdominal pain, sore mucles, constipation, diareah bloating have been drinking every night for over a month help!

Bingeing: With all the drinking you' ve been doing you certainly are on the way to damaging your liver, if you haven't already. Talk to your doctor about talking to someone about your problems. You may even need to join aa. ...Read more

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I am having upper abdominal pain with bloating. Increased diarrhea, fatigue and hair loss. Can this all be related?

I am having upper abdominal pain with bloating. Increased diarrhea, fatigue and hair loss. Can this all be related?

Related: Very simply YES!
You should make an appointment to see a Gynecologist - she will take your history, examine you, order some laboratory data, and begin to help control your problems.
Please let me know how things are going. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain, nausea, bloating after eating. Prilosec doesn't work. I also have lupus. Only on Plaquenil. Are GI problems common with lupus?

Upper abdominal pain, nausea, bloating after eating. Prilosec doesn't work. I also have lupus. Only on Plaquenil. Are GI problems common with lupus?

More info?: Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Gallbladder? Gastritis? Any nausea? Fevers? ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right), bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y/o, male 6'4" 250lb.?

I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right), bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y/o, male 6'4" 250lb.?

More info?: Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Gallbladder? Gastritis? Any nausea? Fevers? ...Read more

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Severely calcified abdominal aorta & common iliac arteries, a 60% ostial stenosis of the coeliac trunk, stomach ache, abd pain and bloating. Treatment?

Severely calcified abdominal aorta & common iliac arteries, a 60% ostial stenosis of the coeliac trunk, stomach ache, abd pain and bloating. Treatment?

Impossible to say: It is impossible to know over the internet whether the vascular and GI issues are related. Speak with a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Bleeding gums, fatigue, upper abdominal pain, blood in urine, headaches, bloating, nausea. All ultrasounds were normal so what's wrong with me?

Bleeding gums, fatigue, upper abdominal pain, blood in urine, headaches, bloating, nausea. All ultrasounds were normal so what's wrong with me?

Ultrasounds: Are not the only medical tests and have their own specific applications. I would expect a total panel of labs and a comprehensive exam first by your md and then one by your dentist. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I am experiencing heartburn and nausea (severity: moderate). The following also describe me: Stomach upset, Upper abdominal pain, Bloating or abdominal fullness, Burping, Stress, and Frequent stools. What should I do?

I am experiencing heartburn and nausea (severity: moderate). The following also describe me: Stomach upset, Upper abdominal pain, Bloating or abdominal fullness, Burping, Stress, and Frequent stools. What should I do?

Be evaluated....: Your symptoms may be related to indigestion & bowel instability. How to sort these related things out correctly? Follow instructions in https://ebettercare. Com/feel-become-sick/. I do not feel further online chat will really help you solve your concern at this time. So, go to be checked and counseled as suggested above. More on Life Realisty? Go to http://formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. Best... ...Read more

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My girlfriend is experiencing diarrhea (quality: chronic, persistent), burping, passing gas, bloating or abdominal fullness, abdominal discomfort, tender abdomen, upper abdominal pain (side: right), side pain, gastrointestinal disturbances, feeling of

My girlfriend is experiencing diarrhea (quality: chronic, persistent), burping, passing gas, bloating or abdominal fullness, abdominal discomfort, tender abdomen, upper abdominal pain (side: right), side pain, gastrointestinal disturbances, feeling of

Please be checked...: She should be checked out ASAP by following instructions described in How to Handle Sickness on https://ebettercare. Com/feel-become-sick/. Thereby she gain insight on how to work well with doc so to reach right diagnosis for right care. Clinically, she migh have suffered from chronic irritable bowel disorders. So, be checked and do not try to wait out. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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I am having constant bloating. Nasuea and abdominal pain all the time. To the point ican't breathe. Always felling nauseated?

Abdominal pain: Since I do not know your age or the location or character of your pain and cannot examine your abdomen, I cannot diagnose your condition. Please make an appointment with your primary care physician to rule out serious illness. If you are short of breath or in severe pain or unable to keep down liquids, visit an urgent care ASAP or ER. ...Read more

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Hi I am having lower abdominal pain that is constant but does intermittently get worse. I also have bloating and discomfort. I feel like it's constipa?

Abdominal pain: Persistent abdominal discomfort, especially if associated tenderness, distension, nausea or vomiting is present, should be examined by a physician. Don't take a laxative, but if simple constipation is present, insert a rectal dulcolax suppository or a gentle fleets enema. If symptoms persist and you're not sure you're constipated, get examined promptly in the hospital emergency room. ...Read more

Dr. Krishna Kumar
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Belly Pain (Definition)

Pain between the ...Read more